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Which principle of war is the most EFFECTIVE and decisive way to attain a clearly definded objective and is the means by which a military force seizes and holds the initiative while maintaining freedom of action and achieving decisive results?
Which of the following results from the measures taken by commanders to protect their forces?
What is achieved by the balanced employment of firepower and patrolling?
Aggressive defense
A force can dominate an area, place direct or indirect fire on critical resources by capturing
key terrains.
After the threat has been neutralized, which integrated defense effect is implemented to consolidate and reorganize friendly forces and restore operations?
Which forces is the Air Force enterprise leader for integrated defense operations?
Security forces.
Which agency will the base defense operation center up-channel COVERED WAGON reportable incidents through?
Installation command post.
The jettisoning of a nuclear weapon or nuclear component is an example of a nuclear weapons
Personnel assigned to the Priority lll routine category should be evacuated within how many hours?
What may be the most dangerous type of improvised explosive device?
Who directs US forces to respond rapidly to certain crises either unilateraly or as a part of an interagency and/or multinational effort?
President or Secretary of Defense
Which operations is principally conducted to evacute US citizens?
Noncombatant evacuation.
Which operation may be clandestine, covert, or overt depending on whether the opertional enviroment is hostile, uncertain, or permissive?
Which intelligence collection often may provide the most useful source of information?
Force proctection measures will be planned according with
the risks to the force.
Which type of attack may involve an insider threat?
Penetration attack
Which agency is the lead for terrorist incidents that occur outside the US?
Department of State
The tatic terrorist groups use most commonly is
Active terrorist groups are organized into cells that can be as small as two people or as large as
Which individuals/group promote their cause by any means and are ideologically inspired?
What threat level assessment indicates anti-US terrorists are operationally active and use large casualty-producing attacks as their preferred method of operation?
The key distinction between an insurgency and other typers of movements is the decision to use
violence to achieve political goals.
COIN operations require leaders to exhibit
patience, persistence, and presence.
To avoid detection by the government, how will insurgents operate?
In small bands.
Which agency was created by a formal agreement between two or more governments?
Intergovernmental organization
Which agency is the most notable intergovernmental organization?
The United Nations.
Aerial ports of debarkation, border crossings, and seaports of debarkation are all examples of key
sovereignty issues
Which base is austerely manned but is capable of expanding into a full-scale air base operation?
Limited base.
What do peacetime or contingency operations require when planning how and when to use security forces unit UTC?
During base defense operations what does the DFC use staff control tools for?
Disseminate his or her orders and manage the base defense operation plan.
An effective tool to control integrated defense operations is
base sectorization
What should a flight sector sketch show?
Flight and squadron identification.
In what year did the Geneva Conventions become effective?
Why is speed essential when processing captives, detainees, and prisoners?
The intelligence a CDP brings in is time sensitive.
The safe operating distance of radio frequency transmitters around refueling locations is
20M -->[50feet(15M)]
To avoid receiving an electrical shock when disconnecting the battery from the electronic security systems (ESS)
remove the positive lead first
Which function provides transmission of data between TASS sensors and annuciators?
What security system consists of a variety of sensors, repeaters, and hand-held display monitor?
A scanning method known as the self preservation method of search lasts approximately
30 seconds
When marking targets, the more effectve means of delivering accurate fire is
range determination
What is the greatest limitaion is using the 100M method of range determination?
Accuracy is directly related to amount of terrian visible to the observer
How does the observer use off center vision when viewing an object during limited visibility?
Look 10degrees above, below, or to either side of it rahter than directly at it.
If you adapted to the dark before donning goggles, you will gain full dark adaptation within how many minutes after removing the goggles?
When burying the TMS magnetic sensor, how deep perpendicular to the avenue of approach must you bury the magnetic sensor head?
6-8 inches
The compenents that make up the tactical miniature sensor active infrared detection sensor are
an emitter head with battery case, sensor head, and transmitter.
The Eltec 864M1E long-range passive infrared sensors detection capability can be degraded in
dense fog
What is the WSTI used for?
To assess the alarms of a sensor activation
How many people are require to set up the wide-area surveillance thermal imager tripod?
From where are do all operational command and controls performed from
The primary purpose of the LRTI-CCTV is to
assess alarms annuciating from the TASS system.
Which major components on the AN/PVS-4 is adjusted for variations in the user's eyesight?
Eyepiece assembly
What are the components of the AN/PVS 7 bnight vision goggle?
Facemask and goggle
What part of the AN/PVS 7 night vision goggles does the sacrificial window protect?
Glass lens.
The level of performance for the AN/PVS-14 depends upon the level of
On the AN/PVS-14 night vision device what enables the operator to see azimuth readins in the monocular?
On the AN/PVS-14 night vision device what adjusts the distance between your monocular?
Diopter adjustment.
The head held thermal imager powers on in what mode?
During offensive and defensive operations, what determines when you should change your camouflage?
The weather and the type of material used.
Where is the best position for a defensive fighting position to avoid enemy detection?
The side of the hill.
What are the three ways of concealing yourself from enemy detecion?
Hiding, blending and deceiving.
When camouflaging your skin around the eyes, nose, and chin, use
light pain colors.
Why does camouflage discipline become more important at night?
Noises seem amplified and revealing at night.
One of the simplest ways to distort the outline of a weapon is
Wrap it with burlap garnishing or strips of dyed cloth.
What determines if you will build overdead cover up or down on a defensive firing position?
The potential for enemy observation of position.
What is the proper method of firing from a window?
Kneeling abd far back from the window.
To ensure there is no binding between the trigger and the trigger pivot when the trigger is cocked, place the trip wire at
right angles to the axis of the trigger
When recovering the M49A1 trip flare, what is the first step using the pull pin method?
Losen lower wing nut and remove bracket.
What movement technique do you use when speed is requried and you can't use the rush technique?
High crawl
You use the rolling movement technique to
Confuse your advesary
The most common mistakes when moving past windows are exposing the head and
Not being aware of basement windows.
Allowing your weapon to extend past the edge of a corner is called
Selection of team movement techniques is based on
likelihood of enemy contact and need for speed.
Which movement technique do you use when speed is essential and enemy contact is not likely?
In the traveling overwatch formation, the trailing fire team is located
50 meters behind the lead fire team.
You use the bounding overwatch formation when
enemy contact is expected
What are the two types of ambushes?
Near and far.
The smallest unit to conduct an area ambush is
a squad
When using the clock technique to defend against counterattacks, where does the squad leader position key weapons?
Along likely avenues of approach.
What is an easily located and defendable location on a patrol's route?
Objective rally point.
Based on the terrain, vegetation and visibility, leaders establish en route rally points every 100 to
What are the principles of NIDD?
Notify, impede, disable, and destroy
Where can you find the sheet name of a map?
In the center of the top margin and on the lower left area margin.
What terrain feature is a stretched out groove in the land, usually formed by streams and rivers?
What do contour lines show you when you look at a map?
Relief and elecation on a standard topographic map.
What are the three typers of contour lines used on a topographic map?
Index, intermediate, and supplemnetary.
What types of slope are evenly spaced, but close together?
When readin a topographical map to plot a grid coordinate, you read from
left to right; bottom to top.
What is the center of the protractor circle from which all directions are measured?
Index mark.
The easiest method for measuring distance in a straight line is to use
a ruler.
To ensure proper functioning of a compass, the safe separation distance from telephone wire is
Which method is used almost exclusively for sighting and is the best technique for this purpose?
Compass to cheek.
If you use the watch method to find directions on daylight savings time, the north-south line is between the hour hand and
1300 hours.
Which method lets you locate a position using two well-defined locations pinpointed on a map?
Which field expedient method is more forgiving of mistakes and less time consuming?
Navigating by terrain association.
What does the term METT-TC mean?
Mission, enemy, terrain and weather, troops, and time available.
Why is naviagting by terrain associatioin preferred over dead reckoning?
Nacigating by terrain features is more accurate.
The DAGR provides to the use poition
velocity, time reporting, and navigation capabilities
Which DAGR mode uses the most power and tracks satellites to produce a continuous PVT solution?
What consisits of a collection of position and movement data for a geographic location?
Situational awarness.
How many way points can be entered and stored in the AN/PSN-11